• Applications of Social Network Analysis

    övrigt, 2014, Engelska, ISBN 9781446260326

    Since its appearance in the 1930s in the form of sociometry, social network analysis (SNA) has become a major paradigm for social research in such areas as communication,

  • Contemporary Trends in Evaluation Research

    övrigt, 2015, Engelska, ISBN 9781446266373

    Evaluation is an essential characteristic of the human condition, and perhaps the single most important and sophisticated cognitive process in the repertoire of human reasoning and

  • Case Studies

    övrigt, 2014, Engelska, ISBN 9781446274484

    This collection takes a dutifully contemporary approach to the exploration of the uses and interpretations of the case study across a multitude of disciplines and through various

  • Forecasting

    övrigt, 2011, Engelska, ISBN 9781848607828

    Forecasting has long been a core activity involving most if not all organizations. However, it is only relatively recently that it has become an area of intensive research. The

  • Causality

    övrigt, 2010, Engelska, ISBN 9781847879332

    Causality is a core problem in social science methodology, as the laws of causality found in physics - which state generalizations without exceptions - are not found in the social

  • Ethnographic Methods in Education

    övrigt, 2011, Engelska, ISBN 9781849207324

    As qualitative methods have gained acceptance, ethnography has become rather 'overshadowed' by interviewing, narrative, focus groups, life history, and autobiography. These

  • Social Statistics

    övrigt, 2010, Engelska, ISBN 9781847873569

    Statistics and statistical analyses have become a key feature of contemporary social science. Social statistics is the use of statistical measurement systems to study human

  • Multilevel Modelling

    övrigt, 2010, Engelska, ISBN 9781847872739

    Data collected in the social sciences often have a multilevel or clustered structure. From this, we often have research questions that are of a multilevel nature, and multilevel

  • Ethnography in Context

    övrigt, 2011, Engelska, ISBN 9781848600881

    Ethnography is an extremely broad church, and the range of methodological stances adopted by ethnographers extends across theoretical, political and technological divides. As a

  • Small World Research

    övrigt, 2012, Engelska, ISBN 9780857025883

    Small-world research started about fifty years ago with an idea about a social phenomenon: that any two randomly chosen individuals in a country, or in the world even, could be